Bug 76141 - can't build modules from 2.4.18-17.7.x sources
can't build modules from 2.4.18-17.7.x sources
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2002-10-17 10:08 EDT by Dave Strauss
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:47 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-10-17 12:18:19 EDT
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make modules log (112.38 KB, text/plain)
2002-10-17 10:09 EDT, Dave Strauss
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Description Dave Strauss 2002-10-17 10:08:00 EDT
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Description of problem:
This morning I installed the kernel-2.4.18-17.7.x and
kernel-source-2.4.18-17.7.x rpm's, then I tried to rebuild the
kernel and the modules like so (as root):
      cd /usr/src/linux2-4
      cp configs/kernel-2.4.18-i686.config .config
      make oldconfig
      make dep
      make bzImage
      make modules

All steps including building the kernel seem to work, but when I
build the modules I get compilation errors (see attached build

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):2.4.18-17.7x

How reproducible:
Steps to Reproduce:
1.install 2.4.18-17.7x kernel and kernel-source rpm's
2.try to rebuild kernel and modules

Actual Results:  compilation errors:

Expected Results:  should have build the modules

Additional info:
Comment 1 Dave Strauss 2002-10-17 10:09:35 EDT
Created attachment 80784 [details]
make modules log
Comment 2 Arjan van de Ven 2002-10-17 10:27:05 EDT
looks like you forgot make mrproper
Comment 3 Dave Strauss 2002-10-17 12:18:12 EDT
OK, I'll try that when I get a chance (although at this point it
may take a while).  [whatever happened to just good old "make clean"?]
In the meantime this bug should probably be closed unless someone else
has the same problem.
Comment 4 Dave Strauss 2002-10-17 13:32:54 EDT
Running "make mrproper" first fixed the problem, so I'm closing it as
"not a bug".  Maybe I should RTFM next time?
Comment 5 Adam Pribyl 2002-11-03 08:13:39 EST
That mrproper was not done before somebody packed kernel-source rpm.

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